Past Plants of the Day forum→Daylily of the Day: Bluebird Butterfly

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Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Apr 25, 2018 6:01 PM CST
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'Bluebird Butterfly' is a evergreen tetraploid introduced in 2007 by Stamile.

This plant can be found in our Plant Database at:
Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bluebird Butterfly') .

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Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bluebird Butterfly')
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Name: Chuck
northern IL. (Zone 5a)
Apr 26, 2018 5:09 AM CST
Bluebird Butterfly is a hardy evergreen that has done well here, I have divided it and shared some with friends, it of course being bred In the south dies not have the branching and bud count but it still puts on a nice show and has rebloomed here also.
Name: Valerie
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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Apr 26, 2018 6:42 AM CST
I just added this one last summer. I bought it as a blooming clump, brought it home, planted and watered it in well. It never missed a beat and continued to bloom well after transplanting for quite a long time. It has a bit of green starting to show, so it seems to have made it through its first winter in my garden.
Edited August 4, 2018, to add:
Bluebird Butterfly came through the winter well. I didn't think it was going to bloom this season, but today I noticed a scape, so it will be blooming late.
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Name: Nikki
Yorkshire, UK (Zone 8a)
LA name-Maelstrom
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Apr 26, 2018 9:18 AM CST
This is a really pretty one--wish I had it!😄

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